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Education Department announces series of competitions for schoolchildren

Education Department announces series of competitions for schoolchildren

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Tribune News Service

Amritsar, May 4

The state government has been organising a series of events throughout the year to mark the 400th birth centenary of Guru Teg Bahadur. Under the supervision of Jagtar Singh, Director, State Council of Education Research and Training, four educational competitions will be conducted at various schools across the state.

The competitions will be conducted online under two categories i.e. for students of Class VI to VIII and Class IX to XII. Giving details, District Education Officer (Sec) Satinderbir Singh and District Education Officer (elementary) Sushil Kumar Tuli jointly said the competitions would be held at block, district and state level.

From May to August

  • In the first round, school-level essay writing competition will be held till May 31, poetry recitation competition will be held from June 1 to 30, slogan writing competition from July 1 to 31 and speech competitions will be held from August 1 to 31.
  • To mark the Independence Day, the department will organise 11 competitions for students of Class I to XII from school level to state level.

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